John Paul Anastasiadis
John Paul is qualified Social Worker, Best Interests Assessor, Practice Educator and Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP). An experienced practitioner, he has worked in a range of areas of mental health including in forensic services and with older people. He has experience of managing a Community Mental Health Team and has worked as a Consultant Social Worker managing an AMHP Service and was lead for Mental Health Social Care. John Paul currently works as an AMHP one day a week, approved by Southend-on-Sea City Council. He is also an experienced academic, educator and trainer and works as a Senior Lecturer, Module Lead and Programme Leader on the AMHP programme at the University of Hertfordshire.
What people say about John Paul:
"Excellent pace, highly relevant content, good balance of teaching and group work, very
"A practicing AMHP makes it all the more relevant. Thanks very much!"
"Course was enjoyable. A difficult subject presented in a very entertaining way."
"John Paul is very knowledgeable on the subject." "Very inclusive giving group opportunities to engage." "Excellent refresher."
"Really clear presentation and well facilitated."
"Very informative and interactive with the group."
"Kept our groups attention all the way through. Scintillating training."